New Acting Attorney General appointed

By command of His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Waddaulah ibni Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar ‘Ali Saifuddien Sa’adul Khairi Waddien, Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam, it is hereby announced that His Majesty has commanded that the service of Dato Seri Paduka Haji Hairol Arni bin Haji Abdul Majid as Attorney General has been terminated with effect yesterday (July 27). Furthermore, His Majesty has appointed Solicitor General Hajah Zuraini binti Haji Sharbawi as Acting Attorney General and Principal Counsel Pengiran Hajah Siti Rahmah binti Haji Mohammad as Acting Solicitor General.

The appointment of these two senior officers also take effect yesterday.